1. Olympic Cafe
Olympic Café is the breakfast specialist, and they understand that it’s the most important meal of the day. They have tons of options to fit any budget or taste, all homemade so you feel right at home.
Their menu features local favorites like delicious banana pancakes, as well as filling omelets. You’ll be energy-filled and ready for lunch after a satisfying breakfast here.Plus they serve bottomless coffee to improve your overall mood for the whole day.
2. Small Town Coffee
Sit back, relax and enjoy a cup of Small Town Coffee’s kevlar coffee while taking in the beautiful views of the ocean. If you are on Kauai’s east side, make sure to go check out this local favorite – you won’t regret it!
This cafe is passionate about serving the best coffee possible, and they deliver with their kevlar brew. This cup of joe has a delightful coconut flavor without being overwhelming. Their pastry selection is also fantastic – our personal favorite is their fluffy blueberry muffins. Make sure to sit on the patio so that you can truly take advantage of the stunning surroundings.
3. Little Fish Coffee
According to Little Fish Coffee’s website, there are two things one should never sacrifice: a good beach day on Kauai, and great food. Definitely they know what they’re talking about. Located on the south shore, this breakfast spot is small but charming and local residents and visitors say it’s the best place around.
They have an array of menu items including sandwiches, acai bowls and bagels, smoothies; really anything that could possibly improve your mood. Diners looking for a clean and healthy meal will find just what they’re looking for at this shop. Their locally grown food is paired with organic coffee for the perfect caffeine buzz. We highly recommend trying their veggie bagel, it’s so good that you’ll almost forget how healthy it is!
And be sure to enjoy their colorful patio too – Kauai weather is best enjoyed in the sunshine!
4. Hanalei Bread Co.
Hanalei Bread is the go-to spot for anyone looking for a healthy, filling breakfast. This local bakery only uses organic ingredients in their pastries, sandwiches, and breads–and they have gluten-free options too!
You don’t need to worry from the start of your meal to finish, they got everything. Plus, Hanalei Bread serves up delicious premium coffee each morning to help you jumpstart your day.
5. Passion Bakery Cafe
Passion Bakery Cafe is the best place to go when you’re visiting Kauai and want to experience all that it has to offer, including its famous beaches, food, and coffee. You won’t be disappointed with what this lovely cafe has to offer in terms of sweet treats and coffee! But beware – once you taste their deliciousness, you might never want to leave!
So, make sure to add this cafe onto your itinerary the next time you’re on the east side of Kauai. Whether you want a slow and relaxed morning with friends or simply need a break from exploring, this cafe is perfect for anyone and everyone.
6. Kalaheo Cafe & Coffee Company
Kalaheo Café is a delectable option for breakfast if you find yourself headed towards Waimea Canyon. With an extensive menu featuring various egg-based dishes and pancakes, there’s something for everyone at this local favorite.
If you’re looking for something to power you through a day of adventure, the Kahili Breakfast Plate is perfect. However, don’t limit yourself – the Belgian Style Waffles and Buttermilk Pancakes are both excellent choices as well!
7. Anuenue Cafe
If you enjoy eating outdoors and taking in the scenery, Anuenue Cafe is ideal for you. Not only does Anuenue Cafe serve delicious breakfast items that will leave your taste buds satisfied, but their menu includes all of your favorite breakfast dishes like pancakes and waffles, eggs Benedict, and omelets.
And If you’re in the mood to be pampered, order one of their delicious breakfast burritos. Their Riptide Eggs Benny – Kalua pork with two runny eggs smothered in creamy Hollandaise sauce-is simply heavenly. Kauai’s best breakfast can be found at Anuenue Cafe, so go ahead and indulge yourself! Sit on one of the public benches outside while enjoying your delicious breakfast.
8. Kilauea Bakery
No matter the time of day, Kilauea Bakery has something for everyone. Stop by in the morning for a cup of coffee and one of their mouth-watering breakfast and other sweet treats. Come back at lunchtime or dinner time for a slice (or two) of delectable pizza. With such delicious food served all day long, it’s no wonder that Kilauea Bakery is one of Kauai’s most popular eatery.
9. Java Kai
If you’re looking for a great cup of coffee while on vacation in Kauai, look no further than Java Kai. This cafe takes coffee seriously, sourcing its beans from Hawaii’s rich soil to create unique blends that are sure to please even the pickiest caffeine aficionados.
And if you need something to eat with your coffee, their breakfast menu is second to none; order the Kalua Pork Breakfast Burrito and start your day off right. So, If you’re ever in the area and craving some delicious caffeine or a filling breakfast, stop by Java Kai. You won’t be disappointed.
10. Akamai Juice Company
Perfect for those on a liquid diet or always on the go, Akamai Juice Company features a variety of juices that are either veggie-based or fruity. Easily get your daily dose of nutrients with their juices. Don’t know what to order? Try their 5-Star General which has all the greens you need, or kick it up a notch with their Akamai Chai caffeinated beverage.
Looking for something light? No problem! Something energizing? They’ve got you covered! Whether you’re from Kauai or just visiting, this beautiful breakfast joint will not disappoint.